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Property Record

540 S 3RD ST

Architecture and History Inventory


Historic Name: Isaac P. Witter House-"Shadowlawn"

Other Name: Wood County Historical Society

Contributing: Yes

Reference Number: 32399


Location (Address): 540 S 3RD ST

County: Wood

City: Wisconsin Rapids


Unincorporated Community: 





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Year Built: 1907


Survey Date:1995

Historic Use: house

Architectural Style: Neoclassical

Property Type: Building

Structural System: Brick

Wall Material: Brick

Architect:Anton Billmeyer

Other Buildings On Site: 

Demolished?: No

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Additional Information: A 'site file' exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. Georgian Revival house is one of several similar houses in the neighborhood; it has a semi-circular portico with a giant Corinthian order, a brick exterior with brick quoins and lintels, and a hip roof with denticulated cornice and dormers.

Bibliographic References: Wisconsin Rapids Daily News 5/16/1998.


Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation-Public History, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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